RESPONDING TO COVID-19

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Alleviate child hunger

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Fund scholarships for local students

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$12.5 million in grants since inception

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Connecting People Who Care with Causes that Matter during COVID-19

Our Community Foundation understands current and emerging needs and is designing a series of response initiatives to help friends and neighbors in our community who have been most impacted by the health and economic crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic…

  • Our VIRTUAL Canned Food Drive – donate now – 100% of your donation will provide funding support food items in short supply in our food pantries.
  • West Slope CARES – pay your stimulus refund check forward – help others – donate here.
  • Caring for Our Home Community – address hunger needs AND support restaurants during these economically challenging times – donate here.
  • Give to our GENERAL COVID RESPONSE EFFORTS – help us meet a variety of needs including food, housing assistance and family safety.

News & Announcements

Just Look Up

Just Look Up

Educational Spot Highlights the Importance of Eye Contact and Engagement with Kids "Just look up!" That is the lesson of our new “Kids in the Know” spot, a PSA running now on Rocky Mountain PBS Kids. This 60 second spot shares a simple but profound message: put down...

Tis the Season – #GJStrong!

Tis the Season – #GJStrong!

Tis the Season!  Enjoy this short video by Grand Junction nonprofits celebrating this season of giving and taking care of each other.  Our Community Foundation is grateful for the work and impact of all of our nonprofit partners across western Colorado.

Responding to Needs Across Our Region

Responding to Needs Across Our Region

WCCF Local Community Funds recently awarded $114,640 to help our communities. Our Local Community Funds (also known as Geographic Funds) have grown over the years and now include six funds serving specific towns and counties in our region. While our organization...

READ THE 2019 ANNUAL REPORT

Our 2019 annual report highlights a year of a significant growth and impact, improving the lives of people and communities in Western Colorado.

 

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SERVING 7 COUNTIES
IN WESTERN COLORADO

With the help of hundreds of generous donors, WCCF provides funds in health & human services, education, arts and culture, environmental services and more.

 

Our mission is to promote charitable giving, build and manage charitable legacy funds and endowments, and provide grants, scholarships and other resources to benefit the residents and communities of western Colorado

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